IMI/Publicaţii/CSJM/Ediţii/CSJM v.12, n.1 (34), 2004/

NeoSite: A simple Content Management System

Authors: Burlaca Oleg
Keywords: Content management system, user interface, xml, usability.


This article describes NeoSite: a content management system that facilitates clear separation between content, logic and design. The system has a modular architecture and it's user interface is modeled (customized) using XML. The content is represented as a tree, whose nodes are called "datacells". The definition of a datacell is composed from: a list of attributes, the relationship specification with other nodes, interface modeling instructions. The system was conceived for web site implementation by programmers and information architects, after that, site maintenance is shifted to content authors, managers, etc.

O. Burlaca
Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science,
Academy of Sciences of Moldova,
str.Academiei,5, Chisinau, MD 2028,
Republic of Moldova.


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